Jump to content

Providing independent coverage of the Minnesota Twins.
Subscribe to Twins Daily Email

The Forums

Non-Twins Off-season news, tidbits and transactions

Other Baseball Today, 04:01 PM
We had a thread for items around the baseball world that were worth sharing but not worth a thread of their own. Now that the 2018 season...

Article: Twins Add Gordon, Wade To 40-Man Roster

Twins Minor League Talk Today, 03:45 PM
The deadline isn't until Tuesday night, but the Minnesota Twins have reportedly added infielder Nick Gordon and outfielder LaMonte Wade t...

Article: Rundown: Judy From Big Lake, Baldelli-Buxton Mee...

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:44 PM
The Twins held a Fan Forum for season ticket holders last week and made the audio available on their site. The entire forum lasted more t...

What does Arizona take for Greinke?

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:40 PM
OK, so we know that they have some salary issues. We know we have money to spend (and yes, I'm concerned that the FO may handcuff this te...

Article: Welcome to the New School

Minnesota Twins Talk Today, 03:27 PM
Major League Baseball is changing before our eyes, with its fabric being rewoven in the age of analytics and forward thinking. Against al...

BW on the Beat


Minnesota Twins Offseason Blueprint -- Version I

Posted by Brandon Warne , 29 October 2018 · 825 views
minnesota twins, yasmani grandal and 2 more...
Community Blog Post
This is an excerpt from an article that appears at Zone Coverage; click here to read it in full.

The celebratory alcohol is barely dry on the shirts handed out to the Boston Red Sox after winning the World Series on Sunday night, but in a news cycle that never sleeps, we’re already moving onto the 2019 season via offseason moves.

The Minnesota Twins...


WARNE: How Can the Twins Find Their Brewers-like Path to October?

Posted by Brandon Warne , 24 October 2018 · 557 views
minnesota twins and 3 more...
Community Blog Post
This is an excerpt of an article that appears at Zone Coverage, click here to read it in full!

By the looks of it, it was going to be a battle reminiscent of David and Goliath. Well, that is, the way Vegas might have seen that battle before it happened.

In one corner was the team everyone expected to be there. The Los Angeles Dodgers opened the year...


NOTEBOOK: Diamond Awards Winners, Managerial Finalists and Prospect Grades

Posted by Brandon Warne , 22 October 2018 · 485 views
minnesota twins, joe mauer and 3 more...
Community Blog Post
This is an excerpt of an article that appears in full here at Zone Coverage.

The Minnesota Twins announced their 2018 Diamond Award winners late last week. The Diamond Awards are presented every year on the eve of TwinsFest at a banquet held at Target Field, and the upcoming presentation will be the 14th time they've been handed out.

Here are the awa...


What Statcast Says About Minnesota Twins Outfielders — 2016-18

Posted by Brandon Warne , 19 September 2018 · 948 views
minnesota twins, byron buxton and 2 more...
Community Blog Post
This article appears in full on Zone Coverage here . Please click through to read it all.

Perhaps the most brilliant mind in contemporary baseball analysis — at least among those creating products available to the public — is Daren Willman, the proprietor of Baseball Savant, a website he created on his own before joining forces with MLB.com.

The site...


WARNE: Trying to Make Sense of the Buxton Decision

Posted by Brandon Warne , 03 September 2018 · 744 views
byron buxton, minnesota twins
Community Blog Post
This is an excerpt from an article on Zone Coverage; read it in full here .

Over the weekend the Minnesota Twins made waves in the baseball community by announcing that they were not bringing Byron Buxton up when the Triple-A season ends on Monday. The decision effectively ended Buxton’s 2018 season before it really got a chance to get going, and creat...